Beaded jewelry are very cute and fun to wear. Some beaded jewelry made from smaller beads look very intricate while the ones from chunkier beads are perfect as statement pieces. If you’re someone who loves arts and crafts and likes making stuff with your own hands, why don’t you try DIY beaded jewelry? They’re easy, they’re fun, they’re cheap but they look super cool and fabulous plus there’s no right and wrong when it comes to designing them.
DIY beaded jewelry also make great gifts for friends or even souvenirs or party favors you can add in goodie bags for different parties or events. You can make your beaded jewelry any way you want but we’ve also got some DIY beaded jewelry ideas on hand in case you need some more inspirations.
- Beaded braid necklace – the beaded braid necklace is made by braiding several individual beaded strings together to form a chunky braid. This beaded jewelry is a great way of spicing up your everyday t-shirt and jeans outfit. You can make this in just one color for a classy, posh piece of DIY beaded jewelry or you can mix different color beads for a more fun and funky statement piece.
- Chandelier earrings – chandelier earrings from glass beads, though considered fancy jewelry, are very elegant and sophisticated. With the right bead choice and neat craft work, you can wear your DIY chandelier earrings with anything, even a semi-formal or formal ensemble. Clear glass beads of different sizes and shapes will definitely make you a one-of-a-kind pair of chandelier earrings although colored beads are not so bad a choice, too.
- Beaded charm bracelets – beaded charm bracelets on elastic bands or strings are very easy to make and are fun to stack. Making your own beaded charm bracelets can come in handy when you want to create your own unique arm candy party which is the hottest trend in arm jewelry today. You can make single rows of beads or you can also do them in patterns. You can use a single charm in one bracelet and use lots of it in the next. The designs for beaded charm bracelets are simply endless.
- Beaded foot jewelry – beaded foot jewelry are very popular for beach weddings where the bride (and sometimes the guests, too) goes barefoot and wears jewelry on her feet instead of proper footwear. Because of this, you’ll find that most beaded foot jewelry are very elaborate and intricate although there are also the funky ones that are for regular days at the beach.